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Senators Millett, Breen praise decision to decrease speed limit on I-295

Posted: February 24, 2017

Augusta - Senators in southern Maine lauded a decision by the Maine Department of Transportation, announced Wednesday, to decrease the speed limit by...

Breen presents budget amendment to expand opioid treatment access

Breen presents budget amendment to expand opioid treatment access

Posted: February 23, 2017

$4.8 million plan would create grant to fund treatment for uninsured, MaineCare patients AUGUSTA — Sen. Cathy Breen of Falmouth, the lead Senate...

RADIO ADDRESS: We must reject LePage’s effort to fund tax cuts for the rich on the backs of homeowners

RADIO ADDRESS: We must reject LePage’s effort to fund tax cuts for the rich on the backs of homeowners

Posted: February 10, 2017

We value our independence. And there’s nothing that jeopardizes that independence like the threat of losing your home. Unfortunately, that’s...

Libby: Trump’s Muslim, refugee ban is moral failure unparalleled in modern era

Libby: Trump’s Muslim, refugee ban is moral failure unparalleled in modern era

Posted: January 29, 2017

AUGUSTA — Sen. Nate Libby, D-Lewiston, joined leaders of his city’s community of New Mainers in denouncing President Donald Trump’s executive...

Sen. Jackson statement on the death of Loren Keim

Posted: January 28, 2017

AUGUSTA — Senate Democratic Leader Troy Jackson released the following statement of condolences upon learning of the death of Sen. Lisa Keim's son,...

Weekly Radio Address: Breen says Women's March energy must spur further action

Weekly Radio Address: Breen says Women's March energy must spur further action

Posted: January 27, 2017

Hi, this is Senator Cathy Breen from Falmouth. Thanks for tuning in. At first, I wasn’t sure I would go to the Women’s March on...

LePage must cease action on Riverview step-down facility in Bangor

LePage must cease action on Riverview step-down facility in Bangor

Posted: January 25, 2017

Sen. Chipman says attorney general guidances makes need for legislative oversight clear AUGUSTA — Sen. Ben Chipman of Portland, the lead Senate...

Miramant bill would create liquor license for overnight cruises

Miramant bill would create liquor license for overnight cruises

Posted: January 24, 2017

Legislation would cut red tape for vessels to offer drinks on pleasure trips AUGUSTA — A bill by Sen. Dave Miramant, D-Camden, would allow...

Sen. Millett’s bills would lower college costs, increase degree completion

Sen. Millett’s bills would lower college costs, increase degree completion

Posted: January 23, 2017

Students, teachers testify in favor of legislation at Education Committee on Monday AUGUSTA — Sen. Rebecca Millett, D-Cape Elizabeth, has...

Sen. Bellows: Reliable, high-speed internet is a necessity, not a luxury

Sen. Bellows: Reliable, high-speed internet is a necessity, not a luxury

Posted: January 19, 2017

Sen. Bellows supports legislation to make broadband access universal in Maine AUGUSTA — Sen. Shenna Bellows, D-Manchester, spoke Thursday...